School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science

Business Analyst pathway

A business analyst is responsible for assessing the business impact of change, capturing, analysing and documenting requirements and supporting the communication and delivery of requirements with relevant stakeholders. They create detailed analysis of systems and make recommendations for improvement. They produce specifications of user requirements that enable software engineers to develop the right software solutions. They require a broad foundation of skills and knowledge to be able to be effective as their work incorporates all aspects of digital technology systems.

Semester 1

Campus-based

  • ECS401U Procedural Programming
  • ECS404U Computer Systems and Networks 

Work-based

  • ECS427W Professional and Research Themes

Semester 2

Campus-based

  • ECS419U Information Systems Analysis
  • ECS414U Object Oriented Programming

Work-based

  • ECS418W Business Modelling

Semester 1

Campus-based

  • ECS505U Software Engineering
  • ECS519U Database Systems

Work-based

  • ECS429W Organisational Environment

Semester 2

Campus-based

  • ECS524U Internet Protocols and Applications
  • BUS011 Marketing

Work-based

  • ECS508W Business Information Systems

Semester 1

Campus-based

  • BUS021 Financial Accounting
  • ECS507U Website Design and Authoring 

Work-based

  • ECS646W Software Development and Quality

Semester 2

Campus-based

  • ECS417U Fundamentals of Web Technology
  • BUS017 Economics for Business

Work-based

  • ECS622W Product Development

Semester 1

Campus-based

  • BUS204 Strategy
  • ECS639U Web Programming 

Work-based

  • ECS635W Project

Semester 2

Campus-based

  • BUS324 Management of Human Resources
  • ECS655U Security Engineering

Work-based

  • ECS635W Project (continued)